National Lockdown: An update from Turton’s Headteacher

Dear parent,   I’m getting in touch, ahead of the national lockdown, starting on Thursday, firstly to wish you and your families a safe transit through lockdown and to re-assure you that we will continue to implement strong safety measures, in school, to keep both your children and your families as safe as possible during Read More …

Year 11 & 13 Results Information

Dear Year 11 and Year 13,   Firstly, I hope you and your families are well and enjoying a relaxing summer break.   I’m sure that you have some feelings of anticipation or nerves ahead of results’ days, as they approach. This is understandable, especially as there is more uncertainty than ever around the allocation Read More …

School Travel – Important Information

Leadership LatestA whole school Trivium curriculum for Turton School: An entitlement to knowledge and learning for everyoneAccountability or ResponsibilityVision and Purpose 3 years onFlunk and subsequently thunkLearning BehaviourElection fever hits Turton School! Recent Posts Parents’ Evenings: A New booking system (Guide) National Lockdown: An update from Turton’s Headteacher Turton Proud Awards (October 2020) Year 11 Read More …

Information for Parents of Year 10 & 12 Students

Dear parents of year 10 & 12 students, I wanted to send one more email ahead of our sessions in school, beginning next week; to re-assure you that we are well prepared and looking forward to seeing some students face-to-face. I also want to make sure that we work together to ensure the safety of Read More …

Year 10 Returning to Lessons, Dates & Information

    Dear parent,   We have now finalised our plans to invite year 10 pupils into school for some face-to-face contact with their teachers. I have deliberated long and hard about how best to do this, with safety paramount and following government guidelines. Some schools are targeting pupils who have struggled with remote learning Read More …

Update from Sam Gorse, Headteacher

Dear parent,   I wanted to get in touch again, in these most uncertain times, firstly to send you all our very best wishes and support.   I know that some families have suffered illness resulting from Covid-19, and can only hope that the government plans lead us to a better place sooner rather than Read More …

Summer 2019: Useful dates & Information

Useful dates & Information (Summer 2019)   Information:   Year 6 students Summer Transition information and homework.   ( https://www.turton.uk.com/2019/07/12/f-a-o-year-6-parents-year-6-summer-transition-learning/ )   Years 7, 8 and 9 – Summer Learning Homework.   ( https://www.turton.uk.com/2019/07/19/summer-learning-years-7-8-and-9/ )   Urban Outreach – Free packed lunches (For children who would normally receive free school meals).   ( https://www.turton.uk.com/2019/07/15/urban-outreach-free-packed-lunches-to-all-children-who-would-normally-receive-free-school-meals/ ) Read More …

Turton Careers (Issue #10b) – Sports Careers

The latest edition of the Turton Trail Bulletin looks at careers centred around the sports industry which people might not have previously considered.  There is a link for 112 apprenticeship opportunities within 5 miles of Turton School and also the usual mix of careers opportunities, open days and other links. Turton Careers 10b – 09/05/2019 Read More …